Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 275 212
Rank change year-on-year +60 -63 +19
Permanent jobs citing PMO 128 71 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.23% 0.69% 1.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.53% 6.52% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 107 63 130
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £69,500 £59,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +7.53%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,343 1,089 1,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.92% 10.54% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 989 858 1,039
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £23,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,375 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMO in the South West.

Salary trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the South West over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PMO in the South West

PMO
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +21 51 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Somerset +43 22 £42,500 +13.33%
Wiltshire +4 21 £33,250 +20.91% 1
Dorset -19 17 £27,000 -40.00%
Gloucestershire +27 14 £28,987 -57.06% 3
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PMO.

1 68 (53.13%) Finance
2 50 (39.06%) PRINCE2
3 47 (36.72%) Project Management
4 37 (28.91%) Microsoft Excel
5 36 (28.13%) Microsoft Project
6 33 (25.78%) Microsoft Office
7 32 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 32 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 31 (24.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (23.44%) Microsoft
10 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (17.97%) Change Management
12 19 (14.84%) Programme Management
12 19 (14.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (14.06%) Service Delivery
14 16 (12.50%) QA
15 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (11.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (11.72%) ITIL
16 14 (10.94%) Marketing
16 14 (10.94%) Project Governance
17 13 (10.16%) Resource Management
17 13 (10.16%) Mentoring
18 12 (9.38%) Portfolio Management
19 11 (8.59%) Change Control
19 11 (8.59%) PMP
19 11 (8.59%) Capita
20 10 (7.81%) SQL
20 10 (7.81%) Coaching
20 10 (7.81%) Decision-Making

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 37 (28.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (28.13%) Microsoft Project
3 33 (25.78%) Microsoft Office
4 32 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (5.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.78%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) GitHub
3 2 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.56%) IaaS
3 2 (1.56%) Office 365
3 2 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) Intranet
2 2 (1.56%) LAN
2 2 (1.56%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) Broadband
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) MPLS
3 1 (0.78%) SMS
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) JIRA
1 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (53.13%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Marketing
3 5 (3.91%) Banking
3 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.34%) Electronics
4 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Billing
5 2 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (22.66%) Analyst
2 26 (20.31%) PMO Analyst
3 18 (14.06%) Project Manager
4 16 (12.50%) Project Officer
5 11 (8.59%) PMO Lead
6 10 (7.81%) Consultant
7 9 (7.03%) IT Manager
7 9 (7.03%) Project Support Officer
7 9 (7.03%) Support Officer
8 8 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 8 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
9 7 (5.47%) Coordinator
9 7 (5.47%) PMO Planner
9 7 (5.47%) Programme Manager
9 7 (5.47%) Project Control Officer
9 7 (5.47%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) PMO Manager
10 6 (4.69%) Project Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Administrator
11 5 (3.91%) Programme Planner
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Cyberattack
3 6 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.56%) Tandem
5 2 (1.56%) User Experience
5 2 (1.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (0.78%) CMDB
6 1 (0.78%) Fintech
6 1 (0.78%) FMCG
6 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.13%) Windows
2 3 (2.34%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (39.06%) PRINCE2
2 47 (36.72%) Project Management
3 31 (24.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (17.97%) Change Management
6 19 (14.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (14.84%) Programme Management
7 18 (14.06%) Service Delivery
8 15 (11.72%) ITIL
9 14 (10.94%) Project Governance
10 13 (10.16%) Mentoring
10 13 (10.16%) Resource Management
11 12 (9.38%) Portfolio Management
12 11 (8.59%) Change Control
13 10 (7.81%) Coaching
13 10 (7.81%) Decision-Making
13 10 (7.81%) Project Planning
14 8 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
14 8 (6.25%) Commercial Awareness
14 8 (6.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.81%) SQL
2 2 (1.56%) C
2 2 (1.56%) Python
3 1 (0.78%) Java
3 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (8.59%) PMP
3 7 (5.47%) Degree
3 7 (5.47%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.91%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.56%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.56%) CISSP
5 2 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.56%) MCITP
5 2 (1.56%) MCSA
5 2 (1.56%) MCSE
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.56%) RHCE
5 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.78%) APMP
6 1 (0.78%) CIPD
6 1 (0.78%) HND
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.50%) QA
2 7 (5.47%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.59%) Capita
3 6 (4.69%) SAP
4 3 (2.34%) VMware
5 2 (1.56%) Google
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle
5 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco
6 1 (0.78%) Civica
6 1 (0.78%) Juniper
6 1 (0.78%) Planview